infographic on calorie cycling, cross training and weight loss

Adding some variety to your weight loss routine may improve results, and keep the pounds off for longer! Consider switching up your diet with calorie cycling (aka calorie switching) to keep your metabolism active. Similarly, incorporating cross training into your fitness routine can boost weight loss, increase fitness and lower the risk of injury! To […]

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is your healthy routine hindering weight loss

The key to successful, sustainable weight loss is developing healthy habits that you commit to each every morning, day-in and day-out… right? This hardline strategy works for some people, but others find themselves plateauing or feeling deprived after a few months, and inevitably abandoning their efforts. So, is there a way to break up the […]

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build muscle

Did you know that, on average, a sedentary person loses about ¼ pound of muscle per one pound of body weight lost? Most people don’t think about where they’re losing the weight as long as the number on the scale is going down, but it’s important to focus on how to lose fat and gain […]

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It’s simple: weight loss is about losing weight… right? Well, not always. Some argue that it’s critically important to focus on how to decrease body fat percentage alongside BMI and pounds to avoid becoming “skinny fat”. Plus, recent research indicates that excess adiposity (body fat) is associated with an increased risk of chronic disease. Nonetheless, […]

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summer weight loss traps

Summer is finally here! As temperatures rise and clouds thin, our collective focus on weight increases indefinitely. From there, conversation inevitably turns to body shape… and this summer desperation can make us do some pretty crazy things to feel just a little bit slimmer. So, in the interest of staying healthy and loving our bodies […]

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